FS50701869

The complainant has requested information from Arc21 relating to a procurement process in respect of a waste management project in Northern Ireland.  Arc21 disclosed some information to the complainant, however it withheld the remainder, citing sections 41 and 43 of the FOIA as a basis for non-disclosure.  The Commissioner’s decision is that Arc21 has correctly…

FER0795224

The complainant has requested all information and documents relating to a certain cricket ground and club. He has also requested all information regarding activities or plans concerning the allocation of funds within the ward which would affect the cricket club and ground from East Woodhay Parish Council (“the Council”). The Council states that it has…

FS50759893

The complainant has requested figures relating to bail applications made to the First-tier Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) in 2016  and bail applications considered by the First-tier Tribunal Judge [name redacted] who regularly sits at [information redacted]. The Commissioner’s decision is that section 31(1)(c) is not engaged. She requires the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to…

FS50792615

Through a multi-part request the complainant has requested information associated with meetings, a tender and procurement process and the leasing of office equipment.  St John’s Church School (‘the School’) has categorised the request as vexatious under section 14(1) of the FOIA and has refused to comply with it. The Commissioner’s decision is as follows: The…

FS50792635

The complainant requested information about pregnancy related medical suspensions. Cardiff Council (‘the Council) stated that it did not hold any recorded information. The Commissioner’s decision is that, on the balance of probabilities the Council does not hold any recorded information falling within the scope of the request. The Commissioner does not require any steps to…

FS50802347, FS50800009, FS50787132

The complainant made a series of requests relating to items listed on the agendas of Parish Council meetings. The Commissioner’s decision is that all four requests were vexatious and therefore Potto Parish Council was entitled to rely on section 14 of the FOIA to refuse them. However it failed to issue its refusal notices, relying…

FS50799203

The complainant has requested information associated with public information campaigns from NHS England (‘NHSE’).  NHSE released some information and has withheld the value of fees paid to particular celebrities under section 43(2) of the FOIA (commercial interests). The Commissioner’s decision is that NHSE is entitled to rely on section 43(2) to withhold the disputed information…

FS50824379

The complainant requested a copy of Irby upon Humber Parish Council’s Child and or Young Person and Vulnerable Adult Protection Policy as well as any adoption date of the policy. The Complainant asked in the event that the Parish Council did not hold such a document, that it provided them with information relating to safety…

FS50777380

The complainant has requested information on staff turnover, compromise agreements, disciplinary investigations, governor appointments, pupil turnover and reasons for pupil withdrawal. St. Andrew’s Primary School disclosed some information but withheld other information on the basis of section 40(2) of the FOIA. The School also refused to confirm or deny if some information was held under…

FS50827478

The complainant requested information from the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council (“the Council”) about suitable and sufficient public liability insurance for a contract between Highways Authority and Kiely Brothers and whether the contract contained an indemnity clause. The Commissioner’s decision is that Council has breached section 10(1) of the FOIA in that it failed to…